But I spend so much time dumping on him, it’s only fair to acknowledge when he does something good.
And that’s not to minimize the “so what? It’s part of his job” argument.
.@emmamwoolley In the future, I will be sure to give him props for other basics requirements of the job, like showing up and wearing pants.
— Scaachi Koul (@Scaachi) May 17, 2012
Nor is it to suggest that the mayor doesn’t have a ways to go.
Of course, one symbolic appearance isn’t enough: One can’t support the LGBT community and keep hosting the likes of David Menzies.
— Ivor Tossell (@ivortossell) May 17, 2012
It’s a question of context. You just know that this was way out of Rob Ford’s comfort zone. And it’s something we want to encourage, regardless of whether his motivation was genuine or whether we agree with him on other files or not.
So, way to go, Rob. You did good. Keep it up.